Accipiter Radar IT Specialist

Accipiter Radar IT Specialist

As an IT Specialist at Accipiter Radar, you will be an integral part of our IT team, working to support the development and maintenance of our client and user systems, interact with department colleagues, and regularly attend meetings at our Canadian corporate headquarters in Niagara, Ontario. The IT Specialist will be a highly motivated, proactive, and flexible professional with a solid background in fundamental concepts, processes, practices, and procedures relating to the support of Microsoft and Linux-based systems.


Reporting to our Facility & IT Manager, your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting development and maintenance of client and user systems related to a broad range of business areas
  • Collaborating with colleagues to develop technical and specialized solutions to complex IT problems involving Microsoft-based software products, including Exchange, Dynamics CRM, and Microsoft’s Office 365 suite
  • Recommending process improvements to ensure system reliability, scalability, security, integrity, and performance
  • Hardware and software installing, configuring, troubleshooting, and supporting
  • Providing daily support to the IT department and other departments as required
  • Other duties and responsibilities as necessary from time to time


You are someone who has:

  • Relevant College/University/Industry diploma/degree/certifications
  • Minimum of 2 years relevant work experience, with preference for greater experience
  • Strong analytical, diagnostic, and problem-solving skills
  • Expertise in Windows and Microsoft software, including MS Office, Exchange
  • Expertise in hardware maintenance including servers, workstation, printers
  • Extensive knowledge of networking (LAN, WAN, firewalls)
  • Knowledge and experience with maintaining databases and information systems such as MRP software, accounting software, and collaboration software
  • Motivation and ability to independently learn other operating systems, software, and technologies.
  • Proficiency in English, both written and spoken
  • Strong work ethic, honest, reliable, trustworthy, professional
  • Attention to detail, highly organized, multi-tasking, and works well under pressure
  • Friendly, team player, respectful of others


We definitely want to talk to you if you have the following:

  • Microsoft Certification in Exchange 2016 or higher
  • Microsoft Certification Windows Server 2012 or higher
  • Sound knowledge of Linux OS


We know you have your choice of roles for your next opportunity. Here’s why we think you should choose Accipiter Radar: